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Wild Felid Advocacy Center of Washington

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Great experience

My family and I went here one afternoon and found it to be very enjoyable. All the animals are well... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2018
DuffyMax
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Kansas City, Missouri
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Volunteer Sue did a great job with our tour. Amazing opportunity to see AND learn a lot about... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
carolynsW4810LX
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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The Wild Felid Advocacy Center of Washington is a non-profit organization. It's mission is to provide safe haven/sanctuary for species of wild cats and their hybrids, education relating to wild cats, and conservation support. We also care for...more
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3111 E Harstine Island Rd N, Shelton, WA 98584-9465
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Reviewed 23 November 2018

My family and I went here one afternoon and found it to be very enjoyable. All the animals are well taken care and have great enclosures. I always felt safe and felt that the animals were treated with respect. They are a non-profit and get...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DuffyMax
TabbiSuri, Director/Founder at Wild Felid Advocacy Center of Washington, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2018

Thank you for your kind response Duffy Max. And thank you for helping the cats out here at WFAC! Please come again to see the new improvements in 2019 for the 57 resident wild cats.

Reviewed 7 September 2018

All sorts of large felines from around the world. No cameras are allowed and you must schedule the visit to be with a guide. Guides were very well versed on the felines.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MarkMarshall
TabbiSuri, Volunteer Director/Founder at Wild Felid Advocacy Center of Washington, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Mark, thanks for helping the cats out here at WFAC. Every penny helps make their lives better thanks to our 30+ volunteers!

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Volunteer Sue did a great job with our tour. Amazing opportunity to see AND learn a lot about these wonderful creatures.

Date of experience: August 2018
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TabbiSuri, Director at Wild Felid Advocacy Center of Washington, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thanks Carolyn for the positive feedback. I will pass your wonderful comments to Sue. Please visit again soon! Thank you!

Reviewed 6 August 2018

I have visited this sanctuary for cougars, leopards, tigers, and other cats twice and each time I was impressed with the caretakers, all volunteers, who know the cats, have knowledge of them, and care for them in a loving way. Most of these animals can't...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

Great tour with excellent tour guides Robyn and Jolee (forgive me if I spelled that wrong). Very educational and got to see the cats up close during feeding time. Had high expectation for my daughter, as she is a cat lover, and it exceeded those.More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Ryan J
TabbiSuri, Directors/Founders at Wild Felid Advocacy Center of Washington, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you for your positive feedback Ryan! Jolie and Robyn are tops at what they do. We are very grateful to have them & visitors like yourself who help the 57 resident wild cats lead a better life out here at WFAC. Please come again...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018

The sanctuary itself has Amazing cats with easily accessed trails for visitors. The staff is incredibly knowledgeable and you can tell they really love what they do. The gift shop is lovely, I really look forward to booking one of the special evening and dinner...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

We made a trip out of going to see the dinner with cats visit and I’m really glad we did. On the way home we talked about how we a) felt we got our money’s worth. There’s several enclosures and cats to see. All with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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TabbiSuri, Director at Wild Felid Advocacy Center of Washington, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Thank you for visiting and helping the cats! We appreciate your kind remarks. Please visit again!

Reviewed 17 April 2018

Really interesting tour of the many cats sheltered at this advocacy center. It is entirely volunteer-led and they offer sanctuary for many older big cats that had lived previously horrible lives in tiny cages. You can tell all of the volunteers really love and care...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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TabbiSuri, Director at Wild Felid Advocacy Center of Washington, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you Victoria for your honest feedback. The cats will always be #1 here at the Wild Felid Advocacy Center of Washington. In turn, the 57 resident wild cat habitats are expanded to be as spacious as the budget will allow. Thank you for helping...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

We live locally and whenever we have friends and family visit, we try to bring them here to see the “Cats”. The landscaping was being updated which makes for a lot of beautiful plants and flowers, which is a nice bonus. The cats are amazing...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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TabbiSuri, Director at Wild Felid Advocacy Center of Washington, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you for your kind words! Thank you also for helping the cats live a better life - our #1 priority!

Reviewed 6 January 2018

The sanctuary is in a beautiful location and there is a nice drive out to it. There are so many different species of cats here to see and learn about. The guide was very informative and all of the volunteers clearly love the animals they...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Joanne M
TabbiSuri, Director at Wild Felid Advocacy Center of Washington, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you Joanne for your fun and educational response to your visit. The trails have been upgraded recently and are now wheel chair accessible. Please visit the cats soon again, the foliage/flowers inside and outside habitats will be incredible this year!

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michelle g
6 August 2018|
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Response from TabbiSuri | Property representative |
Michelle, please send an e-mail to our website. We can get you scheduled to volunteer from there. Thank you for helping the cats out here at WFAC....We look forward to meeting you!
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deweypatnode
29 July 2017|
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You can view the different tours by following the "Book your visit" link. The basic family tour is $15 for kids, $20 for adults. They have a few themed tours that show different aspects of the facility and their work... More
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